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Response to Rebkeh (Original post)

Sun Oct 25, 2015, 06:31 PM

43. 4-8 months?????

Rebkeh ... this country as been evolving SLOWLY for over 200 years now.

The founders designed our government so that it would evolve slowly. They did not want a government that would run off half-cocked at every turn.

As for being progressive ... perhaps you have missed the Obama Presidency. We've actually made a great deal of progress against a tremendous amount of opposition. If you can't see that, then you do not understand this nation or its history.

We (on the left) can have the country we want ... but its not happening in the next 4-8 months, or even 4-8 years. We have to control the national elections ... then win the major states and their 2 senators ... then marginalize the many low population red districts who pick insane house members.

If you think this is all going to change by electing Bernie ... I'm sorry but it just is not happening. Its going to take much much more than that.





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